Coronavirus

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic threatens to plunge the global economy into a recession or worse. PIIE scholars assess the economic outlook, possible approaches to reverse the downturn, and the factors—including trade protection—that have worsened the situation.

Recent Content

Trade and Investment Policy Watch

Chad P. Bown (PIIE) and Thomas J. Bollyky (Council on Foreign Relations)

October 13, 2021
RealTime Economic Issues Watch

Jason Furman (PIIE) and Wilson Powell III (Harvard Kennedy School)

October 8, 2021
Testimonies

Chad P. Bown (PIIE)

September 27, 2021
Past Event

Cecilia Malmström (PIIE), Simon Bergulf (A.P. Moller-Maersk) and Woan Foong Wong (University of Oregon)

September 15, 2021
Past Event

Markus K. Brunnermeier (Princeton University; PIIE), Greg Ip (The Economist) and Gillian Tett (Financial Times)

September 9, 2021
RealTime Economic Issues Watch

Jason Furman (PIIE) and Wilson Powell III (Harvard Kennedy School)

September 3, 2021